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Clarinet Auditions

These are the requirements for entry into all undergraduate degree programs.

  • Scales: full-range chromatic, major and minor.
  • Two contrasting movements from the standard repertoire which can include two contrasting etudes.
  • Performance majors (B.M. Clarinet) should also include three stylistically contrasting orchestral excerpts.
  • Suggested composers include Weber, Saint-Saens, Poulenc, Finzi, Rose, Cavallini, Mozart, or Debussy. 

Faculty Contact: Stephanie Zelnick, zelnick@ku.edu

Fall 2021 Audition Dates

Saturday, February 6, 2021 - Prairie Winds Festival participants only (winds, brass, percussion)

Saturday, February 13, 2021 - Regular Audition Date (all instruments and voice)

Saturday, February 20, 2021 - Regular Audition Date (all instruments and voice)


2021 Audition Registration


If you cannot attend a live audition, email musicrecruiting@ku.edu to make other arrangements.

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